Powerline Range Extender SSID Names

Hi all,

I have a question about a TP-Link WPA4220 powerline system that is connected to my home network.

My main router which is a linksys wrt1900ac has both the 2.4 and 5 ghz radios on.

For the powerline however, i am wanting to know whether it is okay to give powerline adapters the same ssid name as my 2.4ghz network id?

So, my routers 2.4ghz network ssid is VILO. Can I simply name the extenders inside the house with the same ssid rather than it being named VILO_EXT?

Laila JacksonAsked:
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Natty GregIn Theory (IT)Commented:
I have the same setup as you, yes you can add the same sid just make sure the 2.4ghz and the powerline is not on the same channel, so 2.4 ghz on 5 and powerline on 3 or 6

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Laila JacksonAuthor Commented:
Awesome. Thanks heaps.
Natty GregIn Theory (IT)Commented:
your welcome
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